The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS) is observing National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Thursday, September 30, 2021.
This is a national day to commemorate the history and ongoing trauma caused by residential schools and to honour those who were lost and the survivors, families and communities who continue to grieve. It is to ensure that public commemoration of the history and legacy of residential schools remains a vital component of the reconciliation process.
In observing this day – the deadline for SOCF proposals will be extended to 4:30 pm October 1.
The South Okanagan Conservation Fund is now open for applications. Eligible organizations looking to undertake environmental conservation projects can apply for funding until October 1st 2021. See the Apply for Funding page on this website. If you have a project idea you would like to discuss, contact the Fund Administrator, Bryn White at email@example.com